RetinaLink Profile: Jeffrey L. Marx, MD at Lahey Eye Clinic & The Importance of Ergonomics

Jeffrey L. Marx, MD has always been an early adopter of new technology. Dr. Marx became interested in ergonomics early in his career as he became aware of more senior ophthalmologists developing symptoms of musculoskeletal disorders. Jeffrey L. Marx, MD Working with ergonomic specialists, he soon recognized the increased risks of musculoskeletal disorders were apparent…

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Lights… Action… Camera… JOIN Drs. Chan, Eifrig, Gupta, Rachitskaya & Riemann on Tuesday, July 10 for ALCON’s Retina Exchange Broadcast

REGISTER now for the ALCON Retina Exchange Broadcast tomorrow, Tuesday, July 10, 6 pm (CDT). Drs. R.V. Paul Chan and Christopher D. Riemann will moderate this event with faculty Drs. Charles WG Eifrig, Mrinali Gupta, Aleksandra V. Rachitskaya. The program format is interactive with interesting surgical videos presented by each of the faculty. Their exchange…

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Following the Fellows: Katherine Talcott, MD at Wills Eye Hospital

RetinaLink’s Following the Fellows is pleased to feature Katherine Talcott, MD, who is finishing her retina fellowship at MidAtlantic Retina/Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Talcott’s background includes studying history of science as an undergraduate at Harvard College, attending medical school at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Then, she moved back to Boston…

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Duke Eye Center: #ilooklikearetinasurgeon – Drs. Toth, Fekrat, Vajzovic, Finn and Zhang

#ilooklikeasurgeon was covered by the BBC in 2015. A surgeon named Stephanie posted “why are my male colleagues called “doctor” and I’m called by my first name each day?” Over the past several years, #ilooklikeasurgeon and #ilooklikeanengineer have started a conversation. RetinaLink launched #ilooklikearetinasurgeon at the sixth annual Vit-Bucke Society in Miami, FL, in March.  RetinaLink is honored to…

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Eye on the Future: Retina Specialty Institute ~ Transforming Retina & Patient Care Each Day

A visionary is described as “a person with unusually keen foresight”. Sunil Gupta, MD Sunil Gupta, MD, Founder of Retina Specialty Institute (RSI), Pensacola, FL, is certainly a visionary in the retina community. Dr. Gupta attended the Clinton Global Initiative, CGI, in 2012. CGI’s mission is to turn ideas into action. CGI was established in…

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Dr. Miguel Busquets: Private Practice Retina Fellowship & FTF: Drs. Zhao & Yousufzai

When you think of retina fellowship programs, you think of academic programs throughout the United States. Private practice fellowships do exist and AIO, Associates in Ophthalmology, in West Mifflin, PA, suburban Pittsburgh, started their fellows program in 2007. On July 1st, they will embark on their 11th fellow during the last 11 years and had one…

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RetinaLink Profile: Llewelyn Rao, MD ~ My Surgical Experience with Dutch Ophthalmic EVA™ & VBS VI Live Surgery

Llewelyn J. Rao, MD, Retina Associates of Cleveland and President of the Cleveland Ophthalmological Society was one of four retina surgeons who participated in the live surgery broadcast at VBS, Vit-Buckle Society, in Miami, FL. Live surgery is awe inspiring since everyone in the meeting room is observing your every surgical maneuver. Moderator Timothy G. Murray, MD,…

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A Global Perspective: WE ARE VISUAL ~ Surgeon Impressions with NGENUITY®

WE ARE VISUAL.  How we embrace everything around us. How we connect and how we discover our world. Depth… Dimension… Detail… WE ARE VISUAL captures how vision impacts our lives and floods our memories because photographs change how WE see the world. Drs. Allen C. Ho, John W. Kitchens and Marco Mura provide their surgical impressions with ALCON’s NGENUITY® 3D Visualization…

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Register for 8th Annual Thessaloniki International Vitreoretinal Summer School – May 21 – 26, 2018

The eighth annual Thessaloniki International Vitreoretinal Summer School, TVRS, which is organized by the Mediterretina Society, is scheduled for May 21 – 26, 2018 and open for registration. This year’s meeting will be held in Halkidiki, Greece at the Potidea Palace Hotel. TVRS features an international faculty including Drs. Thomas Aaberg, Jr. (USA), Francesco Bandello…

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RetinaLink Profile ~ VBS 2018: Introducing #ilooklikearetinasurgeon

What does a retina surgeon look like? Do you look like what you do for a living? You just paused… and, are thinking about these questions because they are certainly thought provoking. #ilooklikeasurgeon was covered by the BBC in 2015. A surgeon named Stephanie posted why are my male colleagues called “doctor” and I’m called by…

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